Tag: Birmingham

Festival: Beyond The Tracks, Orbital, Leftfield, Ocean Colour Scene & Editors

Beyond The Tracks is a brand new, three day, green field festival taking place at Birmingham’s Eastside City Park in September.  Featuring some of the most revered names in UK music and the brightest new stars, the festival is a welcome addition to the musical offering of the UK’s second city. Friday night sees electronic music pioneers Orbital headline with the Hartnoll brothers reunited after a five-year hiatus. Orbital were one of the key acts responsible for taking electronic music into the mainstream and out of the clubs and into live venues and festivals.  Their seminal live performances are...

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Live Review:The Who. LG Arena. Birmingham.

The LG Arena at Birmingham used to known as the NEC Arena, we last saw the Who there on March 6th 1981, and so it was fitting to travel in spirit with those same bunch of mates, lifelong friends. That is what going to see the old established bands like The Who represents and the moment is priceless.  On Friday June 28th 2013 the Who played the LG Arena to a sell out crowd, the Fred Perry T Shirts were in abundance, there were a few in Parkas’ and there were many who were there in 1981, now bringing...

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